• How a $300,000 Speaker is Made

    by / June 27, 2018 / Oswalds Mill Audio makes $300,000 speakers from wood like ash, cherry, and walnut—plus slate and special cast iron. The sound quality is as good as the materials. Made is a series of simple, gorgeous short films that demonstrate how everyday luxury objects are made, and honor the process and artisans behind them. [Read More]

  • IKEA bullies a plant to prove something unscientific.

    by / May 9, 2018 / IKEA'S theory: Plants have "feelings" and so if you bully one, it'll grow less. This is supposed to prove some point about bullying kids. Which in turn is supposed to get you to buy more meatballs and particle board furniture. They're rightfully getting hammered by people claiming this was a totally unscientific experiment and it really means nothing. We applaud the sentiment of fighting bullying[Read More]

  • We won’t forget

    by / May 3, 2018 / People have been saying it for a year - the Democrats' political ads basically write themselves with everything the Republicans have done. And here's proof: Save My Care is out with a pro-healthcare ad that is literally a mashup of news clips showing what the Right has done to the Affordable Care Act since taking office. People are pissed. Healthcare regularly ranks as the most important issue fo[Read More]